Rockets players enter Clippers' locker room through back entrance

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Chris Paul made his return to Los Angeles to face the Clippers for the first time since forcing a trade to the Houston Rockets last offseason.

The heat between the teams did not cool down on the court as reports said that Paul led the charge for Rockets players James Harden, Trevor Ariza and Gerald Green to push into the Clippers locker room through the backdoor.

Security had to be called to calm the situation down and no harm was done to anyone. Apparently, nothing physical happened.

He spearheaded a balanced attack for the visitors, with all five starters scoring in double figures, including 19 points from Eric Gordon and 17 from Ariza, but it didn't match the effort from a shorthanded Clippers team playing without DeAndre Jordan, Danilo Gallinari, Austin Rivers and Patrick Beverley.

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Once the game began, fans booed CP3. Paul ran over to the referees in disbelief, while Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni appeared to unleash expletives in Griffin's direction.

According to several reporters on the scene, Harden - who was inactive - and Chris Paul got into an argument when he walked into the locker room after the Rockets' 113-102 loss to the Clippers. Rivers could be seen throughout the game trash talking players on the Rockets, and exchanged words with Ariza in the fourth quarter just before Ariza and Griffin were ejected with just over a minute left in the game.

Ariza was ejected during the game for yelling at Rivers and the Clippers bench.